Welcome Back Summer!
Starts: 05/01/2023 - Ends: 05/31/2023
Join us in May for our "WELCOME BACK SUMMER" activities! Events include:
May 6 - Pancake Breakfast - Let us welcome you back with pancakes and sausage links at the Clubhouse!
May 13 - Mother's Day Tea for Mom - Make a gift for Mom at our craft activity, then join us in celebrating Mom with tea service and treats at the Clubhouse.
May 20 - Western Day - Dress the kiddos like a cowboy or cowgirl and join us for old-fashioned Western style games! Games include: Bean Bag Boot toss, Balloon Stampede, Lasso Toss, Snake N My Boot Relay and making home-made Wanted Posters. PS..Parents can dress up too!
May 27-29 - Memorial Day - Join us for the Memorial Day Golf Cart Parade and Hamburgers and Hotdogs on us! Arts N Crafts activities in the Clubhouse.
Findley Lake Craft Fair
Starts: 05/06/2023 - Ends: 05/06/2023
Craft fair with local vendors, food and snacks. Free Admission
Natural World Month
Starts: 06/01/2023 - Ends: 06/30/2023
June's theme is "THE NATURAL WORLD". Come learn all about the natural world that surrounds our campground! Take a nature hike with us! Learn about the trees, plants and animals that live in the woods in our campground. You may even see Bigfoot!
JUNE 3 - Learn how to plant seeds. Arts N Crafts, Outdoor games
JUNE 10 - It's Bigfoot's Birthday! Join us for a cupcake birthday party for Bigfoot. Arts N Crafts will center around the Bigfoot theme. Outdoor fun n games.
JUNE 17 - Father's Day celebration. Join us for hotdogs with Dad! Then show off your skills in our 1st annual Kids vs Dads events!
JUNE 24 EARTH DAY - Join us for a Nature Hike and learn all about the natural world surrounding our campground. Learn to identify trees, birds and animal tracks. Receive a free journal to record your sightings in. Arts N Crafts in the clubhouse.
The Dog Days of Summer
Starts: 08/01/2023 - Ends: 08/31/2023
Whew, it's hot outside! That's why August's theme is "The Dog Days of Summer!"
It's a fun-packed month of water activities to cool you down! Plus, participate in our 1st Annual TALENT SHOW!
AUGUST 5 - Chocolate Slip N Slide, Old Fashioned Campground Games, Arts N Crafts in the Clubhouse
August 12 - Water balloon activities, Arts N Crafts
August 19 - Pool Party, Arts N Crafts
August 26 - TALENT SHOW with prizes
Water World Month
Starts: 07/01/2023 - Ends: 07/31/2023
July's theme is "WATER WORLD" . Join us June 30th to July 3rd as we celebrate Independence Day with LIVE MUSIC, a Bar-B-Que, Arts N Crafts and our 2nd annual Children's Olympics. The rest of July we'll spend learning about our beautiful Chautauqua Lake and the animals and plants that call it home. We'll also cool off as we make mini sailboats to race in the pool.
JULY 1 - 2nd Annual Children's Olympics, Award winning singing duo Osborne Nash will be performing from 5-8PM at the Clubhouse.
JULY 2 - Flag craft, Bar B Que.
JULY 3 - Mini Golf Tournament, Popsicles
JULY 8 - Sailboat Craft, Sailboat races, outdoor games
JULY 15 - Learn about the fish and frogs in Chautauqua Lake , Arts n crafts, Slip N slide
JULY 22 - Christmas in July - Site decorating contest with prizes, Pictures with Santa, Swimming with Santa, Dance Party w/Santa
JULY 29 - Tie Dye T-shirts, Pool races
Star Wars: Return of the Jedi in Concert
Starts: 07/29/2023 - Ends: 07/30/2023
Watch The Return of the Jedi and listen as the Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra accompanies the musical score LIVE!
Two Weeks of Halloween
Starts: 10/01/2023 - Ends: 10/15/2023
October is "Halloween Month"! Join us each weekend for TRUNK or TREAT (bring your decorations, costumes and candy). Other activities include a haunted hayride, costume contest, pumpkin painting and more!
OCT 7 - TRUNK or TREAT, Pumpkin Painting, Haunted Hayride, Costume Contest
OCT 14 - TRUNK or TREAT, Magical Pumpkin Patch, Pumpkin Painting, Farewell Camping Season Campfire with S'mores on us at Clubhouse
Whirlybird Music and Arts Festival
Starts: 07/20/2023 - Ends: 07/22/2023
Fun festival in nearby Jamestown, NY
Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra Independence Day Celebration
Starts: 07/04/2023 - Ends: 07/04/2023
Independence Day concert led by CSO Principal Pops Conductor Stuart Chafetz
50's Sock Hop Bemus Point
Starts: 07/15/2023 - Ends: 07/15/2023
Sock Hop at Village Casino in Bemus Point
Wild America Nature Festival
Starts: 07/29/2023 - Ends: 07/30/2023
The festival will include: Nature Art & Craft Show, Delicious Locally Sourced Food , Wild Animals, Music, & More!
Chautauqua County Fair
Starts: 07/17/2023 - Ends: 07/23/2023
"The Chautauqua County Fair has been a fun, family event for 142 years. The fair combines farming, food and fun. Don't miss out on this event for all ages"
Chautauqua Institution Season Opener
Starts: 06/24/2023 - Ends: 08/27/2023
Chautauqua Institution Season runs June 24th to August 27th. Concerts, classes, keynote speakers, seminars and more!
Starts: 09/01/2023 - Ends: 09/30/2023
September's theme is "Harvest Month"! Fall is almost here and the temperatures are cooling down. You know what that means? That means apple picking, apple art, festivals and more! Come see us and enjoy this beautiful time of year.
SEPT 2 - 4 Labor Day Bring your bike and join in the bicycle parade. End of Summer pool Party, Hot dogs on us.
SEPT 9 - Tie Dye shirts, Board Games in the club house
SEPT 16 - 1st annual Flag Football Game (Adult and children's teams), Arts N Crafts,
SEPT 23 - Apple Arts N Crafts, Snacks, Farmers Market onsite IF AVAILABLE
Panama Rocks Foliage Festival
Starts: 09/30/2023 - Ends: 10/01/2023
Art and craft show, craft demonstrations such as chainsaw carving and blacksmithing, food vendors, entertainment, and fall/Halloween-themed activities.
Busti Apple Festival
Starts: 09/24/2023 - Ends: 09/25/2023
"Enjoy old-time craft demonstrators, a working grist mill, and the 1840s miller's house restoration project - while taking in the over 100 hand-made craft vendors, food, fresh baked pies, apple cider, apples and horse drawn carriage rides. No pets please. $5 gate fee"
Red, White and Blues Festival
Starts: 09/08/2023 - Ends: 09/09/2023
"2 day music festival celebrating the local Red & White wine industry from the surrounding area and hear some awesome “BLUES” style music. Barker Commons will be filled with various food trucks, wineries and TONS of craft and direct sell vendors!"
Fredonia Farm Festival
Starts: 08/25/2023 - Ends: 08/27/2023
Over 130 craft vendors, food and entertainment
Mayville Bluegrass Festival
Starts: 08/19/2023 - Ends: 08/20/2023
Music from Bluegrass, Country, Old Time and more
Starts: 08/25/2023 - Ends: 08/25/2023
"A day filled with the Cultures of the Seven Celtic Nations. Everything from 9 Pipe Bands, 6 Celtic Bands, and the gathering of 24 Clans. Over 30 Celtic & Craft Vendors and food. The Buffalo Heavies Kilted Throwers Club presenting 32 Heavy Athletes competing in 6 Scottish Heavy Events from the Caber toss to the sheathe toss. Children's area."Free Parking, Free Shuttle Bus.
Findley Lake Harvest Festival
Starts: 09/01/2023 - Ends: 09/04/2023
Vendors, Crafters, Art Show, Live Music, Food, Beer Tent, Wine Tasting, and Kids Carnival